ArtPlay Classes

Pre-K

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    Creative Movement

    Ages 3 - 5 | Tuesdays | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

    In this class, students will use their imaginations to bring stories and characters to life through movement to live music and rhythms. Activities in this class will promote...

  • Family Workshop: The Art of Origami

    Saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    This family-friendly workshop will teach you the art of paper folding. You will focus on foundation folding and can choose from traditional and non-traditional models such as animals,

Elementary & Middle

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    Musical Theater Workshop Series: Vocal Audition and Song Interpretation

    Ages 10 - 18 | Saturdays | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s  Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theater through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

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    Private Lessons

    Private Lessons Available: Voice with Diane McNaron Acting with Susan McCain Percussion with Emanual Ellinas   Spring semester January 15th – week April 9th   For more information...

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    Intro to Music Production

    Ages 10 - 16 | Tuesdays | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    This class offers a glimpse into the world of beat making and provides students with the skills to make beats for a variety of genres such as hip...

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    The Formidable Dancer – Section A

    Ages 7 - 12 | Tuesdays | 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

    In this class, students will focus on dance techniques used in musical theatre auditions and productions. Students will learn what directors and choreographers are looking for in auditions,

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    Intro to Musical Theater

    Ages 7 - 12 | Thursdays | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Sing and dance in Broadway-style numbers while discovering the rich history of the American musical theatre tradition. Learn to become a triple threat by honing your skills in...

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    Nature as Art

    Ages 10 - 14 | Thursdays | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    This class will help you find ways to create art, including paper making, print making and dyes, using what you can find simply by stepping outside into your...

  • Family Workshop: The Art of Origami

    Saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    This family-friendly workshop will teach you the art of paper folding. You will focus on foundation folding and can choose from traditional and non-traditional models such as animals,

High School

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    Musical Theater Workshop Series: Vocal Audition and Song Interpretation

    Ages 10 - 18 | Saturdays | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s  Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theater through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

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    Private Lessons

    Private Lessons Available: Voice with Diane McNaron Acting with Susan McCain Percussion with Emanual Ellinas   Spring semester January 15th – week April 9th   For more information...

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    Improvisational Comedy for Teens

    Ages 12 - 15 | Monday | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    This class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence, and build strong comedic scenes together...

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    Improv Comedy for Adults

    Ages 16 - Adult | Mondays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    This class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence, and build strong comedic scenes together...

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    Intro to Music Production

    Ages 10 - 16 | Tuesdays | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    This class offers a glimpse into the world of beat making and provides students with the skills to make beats for a variety of genres such as hip...

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    The Formidable Dancer – Section B

    Ages 13 - 18 | Tuesdays | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    In this class, students will focus on dance techniques used in musical theatre auditions and productions. Students will learn what directors and choreographers are looking for in auditions,

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    The Acting Studio for Young Actors

    Ages 14 - 18 | Wednesday | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    The Acting Studio’s Susan McCain and Virginia Newcomb guide  a varied class inspired by the work of Lee Strasberg and Virginia’s explorations in improv for cinema. We will explore sensory...

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    Script Calligraphy

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The art of lettering is everywhere.  We walk past incredible masterpieces every day.  We open letters that took an artist’s eye to create. Join local teaching artist Bo...

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    The Acting Studios

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Acting Studio’s Susan McCain and Virginia Newcomb guide  a varied class inspired by the work of Lee Strasberg and Virginia’s explorations in improv for cinema. We will explore sensory...

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    Zine Creation

    Ages 14 - 17 | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Homemade “zines” have been around for a long time.  These handmade magazines are generally dedicated to a particular subject that sparks the creator’s interest.  Have you ever wanted...

  • Family Workshop: The Art of Origami

    Saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    This family-friendly workshop will teach you the art of paper folding. You will focus on foundation folding and can choose from traditional and non-traditional models such as animals,

Adult

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    Private Lessons

    Private Lessons Available: Voice with Diane McNaron Acting with Susan McCain Percussion with Emanual Ellinas   Spring semester January 15th – week April 9th   For more information...

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    Improv Comedy for Adults

    Ages 16 - Adult | Mondays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    This class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence, and build strong comedic scenes together...

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    Intro to Music Production - Adult

    Ages 17 - Adult | Tuesdays | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    This class offers a glimpse into the world of beat making and provides students with the skills to make beats for a variety of genres such as hip...

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    Script Calligraphy

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The art of lettering is everywhere.  We walk past incredible masterpieces every day.  We open letters that took an artist’s eye to create. Join local teaching artist Bo...

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    The Acting Studios

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Acting Studio’s Susan McCain and Virginia Newcomb guide  a varied class inspired by the work of Lee Strasberg and Virginia’s explorations in improv for cinema. We will explore sensory...

  • Family Workshop: The Art of Origami

    Saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    This family-friendly workshop will teach you the art of paper folding. You will focus on foundation folding and can choose from traditional and non-traditional models such as animals,